Tag: Tales From The Crypt

Heroes of Cult: James Tolkan

James Stewart Tolkan was born in Calumet, Michigan on June 12th 1931.  He attended the University of Iowa, Coe College, the Actors Studio and Eastern Arizona College. He made his on-screen debut in 1960 in Naked City and throughout the 1960’s made appearances in Armstrong Circle Theatre, The Three […]

Mark Pellegrino

Mark Ross Pellegrino was born on April 9th 1965 in Los Angeles, California, United States. In 1987 he hit the big and small screens as a punk in L.A. Law and Death Wish 4: The Crackdown. In 1989 Pellegrino played Hulk Hogan’s younger brother in the movie No Holds Barred. Further […]

Don Rickles passes away aged 90

Mr Potato Head himself Don Rickles, died Thursday from kidney failure at his Los Angeles home, according to his publicist, Paul Shefrin. Known as the world’s greatest insult comic, Rickles enjoyed a career that spanned decades and found him performing in everything from nightclubs to Martin Scorsese’s Casino […]

Terry O’Quinn

Terry O’Quinn (Born Terrance Quinn – the ‘O’ was added after another registered actor already had the name Terrance Quinn) was born on July 15th 1952 in Michigan, USA and was one of 11 siblings. He grew up in Newberry, Michigan. O’Quinn began acting in the 1970’s during his time […]

Heroes of Cult: Michael Berryman

Michael John Berryman was born on September 4th 1948 in Los Angeles, California, United States. It was soon discovered that he was born with hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia which is a rare condition leaving him with no sweat glands, hair, fingernails or teeth. As a child Berryman was bullied for his appearance, […]

Jack Davies passes away aged 91

It is Cult Faction’s sad duty to report that legendary artist Jack Davis passed away Wednesday morning at the age of 91 years old. Davies became legendary in the 1950’s when he produced amazing horror titles at a time when there was a crusade against comics as they “pollued […]

Heroes of Cult: James Remar

The man behind on of the most distinctive voices in Hollywood was born William James Remar was born December 31st 1953 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. At the age of seven years old he watched Spartacus and decided he wanted to become an actor. Following training at New York’s Neighborhood Playhouse and a successful […]

Scott Nimerfro passes away aged 54

Scott Nimerfro, a veteran TV writer-producer who worked on such shows as Once Upon a Time, Ringer, Pushing Daisies, The Gates, Tales From The Crypt, The Outer Limits, Star Trek: Voyager, TRON: Uprising, and Hannibal, has died. He was 54 years old. Nimerfro also served as associate producer on 2000’s […]

Heroes of Cult: Clancy Brown

Not many men can lay claim to the fact that they have battled The Highlander, Ben10, Spiderman, the Justice League, the Avengers, the Teen Titans, Batman, Superman, Green Lantern, Spongebob Squarepants, Freddy Krueger, Voltron and G.I. Joe amongst others. Clancy Brown can and he has done a lot […]